Posts Tagged ‘Joe Biden’

Sexist Beatdown: Screwed Into This Chat Edition

In this edition of Sexist Beatdown, politely open a Bud Light Lime with your teeth. Then, join Sady Doyle of Tiger Beatdown and I as we discuss the man that is Stanley McChrystal, the machismo that would be his downfall, and his enthusiastic endorsement of an almost suspiciously terrible beer.
BUT FIRST: Wondering how your workplace [...]

The Morning After: Mrs. George Clooney Supreme Court Justice Edition

* I really liked this Maureen Dowd column mocking the policing of Kagan's sexuality via a faux Joe Biden e-mail. Dowd as Biden:

The Morning After: Yummy Biden Edition

* CP's Young and Hungry columnist, Tim Carman, deems Biden yummier than Obama, at least when it comes to .Asia Nine’s inaugural-themed sushi: "This may be the only time I’ll actually choose Biden over Obama," he writes. the "Biden Vice President Roll, with its deep savory roasted duck and sweet and spicy accents, is superior [...]

Joe Biden Is What A Feminist Looks Like

The most recent issue of Ms. Magazine has stirred up some controversy for featuring a superhero president-elect in a bodice-ripping illustration that reveals a shirt that reads, "This is What a Feminist Looks Like." Some feminists have reacted with outrage at the president-elect's imaginary rifling of their closest.
"[T]he easy to please feminists over at [...]

Blame Obama: Violence Against Women

Last week, local blogger—and Clinton-turned-Palin supporter—Lynette Long wrote about a startling encounter she and her friends had in a D.C. restaurant—a girls-night-out that ended in a floor-dragging, face-punching assault. Dubbing it "The War of the Sexes," Long detailed how she and her friends attempted to borrow an unused chair from a group of men. Story [...]

What Everybody Else Was Thinking

Joe Biden's Teeth are honored with their own meme.

The Morning After

* Best Week Ever has the silliest of silly pet costumes (Cheerleader Dog, pictured). Personal favorite: Redneck Dog with fake foam beer belly.
* Julia Lapidos for Slate informs readers of how to follow Joe Biden's advice to "gird your loins." (Hint: This plan does not incorporate your genitals). Learn more in "Loin-Girding 101."
* Via [...]

The Morning After

* Evil Slutopia finds this sweet Joe Biden cupcake, via
* Hillary Clinton and Sarah Palin have got nothin' on this lady: She advocated for sexual freedom, wore tons of booty ruffles, and ran for president back when most women couldn't even vote. Plus, she was clairvoyant! NPR's "All Things Considered" looks back at the [...]

The Morning After

* The Washington Post Magazine yesterday detailed the storied law office romance of Michelle and Barack Obama. Even with my hard, unfeeling heart, I managed to read this . . . almost all the way though. Here's the engagement story:
[Michelle] began to pressure Barack to get married . . . Barack put her off, arguing [...]

The Morning After

* So, the vice presidential debate was last night. Read my live blog of the event here and post-debate response here.
* Quick recap on women's and GLBT issues because there's not much to say. The candidates (and moderator Gwen Ifill) were largely silent on women's issues, beyond Biden name-dropping the Violence Against Women Act and [...]